Glen Eira community group arts and culture events

If you wish to submit your event complete the arts and culture community group event information online form.

Please note: submit form at least six to four weeks prior to your event.

Rippon Lea Ballroom Gala Concert

Date: Friday 23 February, 1pm and 8pm
Location: 192 Hotham Street, Elsternwick
Organisation: Rippon Lea National Trust Victoria
Cost: See website tickets prices and booking

A day and night of music, drinks and canapes awaits Rippon Lea Gala concert. Join us for a rich performance presented by two renowned artists Victor Hu (piano) and Tony Fenelon (organ). The same recital will be given twice, at 1pm and again at 8pm, each presentation running for approximately 1 hour with a 20 minute intermission. Our 8pm performance will hold a 20 minute reception before the main show. Refreshments and a program are included in the ticket price.

Shikered! A Purim Cabaret

Date: Saturday 24 February, 8pm and Sunday 25 February, 1pm and 7pm
Location: 7 Selwyn Street, Elsternwick
Organisation: Kadimah Jewish Cultural Centre
Cost: $40-$45

Shikered! A Purim Cabaret takes a radical approach to the annual festival celebrating the salvation of the Jewish people in ancient Persia from a plot to annihilate them.

In One Night

Date: Saturday 17 March, Doors open 7pm and starts 8pm
Location: Old ABC site, Selwyn Street, Elsternwick
Organisation: Kadimah Jewish Cultural Centre
Cost: $25-$35

Jewish concert and dance party: Featuring Japanese Wallpaper (aka Gab Strum) playing a DJ set including his favourite Jewish tunes, YID! big band, jazz singer Alma Zygier, Yiddish tango artists Ghetto Cabaret Orchestra, and comedians Lainie Chait, Eve Ellenbogen and Eli Landes.

In One Voice Jewish street festival

Date: Sunday 18 March, 11am-5pm
Selwyn Street, Elsternwick
Kadimah Jewish Cultural Centre

Top-line concert with YID! the 22-piece big band, Approachable Members of Your Local Community, Hello Tut Tut, The Bashevis Singers and community and school choirs and dance troupes. Also community group stalls, an art exhibition, Kids’ Zone and the Nosh Tent with demonstrations of Pesach (Passover) food.



Open House Labassa

Labassa_drawing_room.jpgDate: Third Sunday of every month (except December)
Location: 2 Manor Grove, Caulfield North
Organisation: Labassa (National Trust)
Phone: 9527 6295

Labassa welcomes you to visit during their monthly open day. Labassa is a stunning heritage property noted for its opulent 19th century interiors.

Tours of the house operate at 11am, 12pm, 2pm and 3pm. There is also an external tour at 1pm. Refreshments served in the Tearoom. Please park on Orrong Road.

Disability access is via the rear courtyard.

Image: Labassa Drawing Room taken by Chris Groenhout